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A quick list of the instructions for obstacles we have here: Pause table Broad jump Weave poles (channel, adjustable) Ladder Bar jump – more jump cups here and here Octagon hoop jump

Alternatives for Jump Cups


Related posts: Bar Jump or Hurdle; Adjustable Jump Cups. PAPER BINDER CLIPS: (Pam) One of my favorite ‘jump cups’ for home use are paper binder clips. Just go into an office supply store and purchase binder clips for paper. I put the plastic part around the pvc upright and the metal part straight in front […]

Plastic Pause Table


The pause table is a big challenge for a dog zooming through an agility course. The dog has to climb onto the table and sit or lie down for five seconds, the antithesis to the speed required in the rest of the course. Assembling a pause table like we’ve built here will take four to […]

Broad Jump


The broad jump will give your dog an opportunity to jump a distance hori cialis price uk zontally rather than the vertical challenge offered by normal hurdles, as Kipp shows us above. We’ve created a jump with lower boards at either end with a raised center (this allows us to run the dogs in either […]

Adjustable “Channel” Weave Poles


Weave poles are great fun for your dog (as Tess demonstrates), but they do take a bit of training. These adjustable poles make that training easy–start with them open, allowing your dog to run down the center “channel,” and slowly narrow that over time until your dog is weaving through the poles. We are going […]

Footwork Ladder with Side Rails


This ladder is useful for teaching your dog to cheap viagra online mind their back feet–and is a fun obstacle in-and-of-itself. You can build it with or without side rails (which are helpful if your dog is what is technically known as a “cheater pants”). With side rails as shown, the ladder will take about […]

Bar Jump or Hurdle


This is the most basic of agility obstacles. It’s easy to make, cheap viagra will only take you about an hour and will cost about $12 in materials. You will need two adjustable jump cups in addition to the materials listed below for every jump bar on your hurdle.

Adjustable Jump Cups


Adjustable cups for holding cross-bars make constructing standard ju viagra pill mping obstacles a piece of cake. The secret to our cups is to raid the do-it-yourself irrigation section at Home Depot. Each cup will take just a few minutes to make and cost about $1.

Octagon Jumping Hoop


Look at that smile! This sturdy octagon jumping hoop is simple to make and will take you about two hours to assemble. Material costs will be around $20 per hoop.